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Hard Disk Repair

\015 Hello I have a Toshiba laptop Satellite L305-S5931. It gave a warning that my hard disk needs to be repaired or replaced. It fell out of my lap onto the floor a few days ago and I had to use my recovery disk's to get it to operate again. It will not burn dvd's anymore since the incident. Would really appreciate some help. Thanks\015

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Ummmm. the hard disk drive (aka harddrive) doesnt burn disc, and doesnt\015\012have a disc slot, i think your talking about the cd drive, it that\015\012case, the easiest thing to do is find a old harddrive and take its\015\012drive, repairing the drive takes to long,
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\015\012BUT.... what you can try which sometimes works for me is remove the\015\012cover of the drive and try it then, sometime the cover can get bent and\015\012it puts pressure against the disk and stops it from spining



BUT IF YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT THE HARD DRIVE then something isnt right, try ordering a ubuntu cd from www.ubuntu.com (there free) install it through windows and then boot into it and setup your software sources and go to add/remove and check the option on the list that says "all open source" or whatever and search gnome, find gnome baker, install it, and try burning a disc then


WHAT I AM TRYING TO SAY IS

it may not be a hardware problem at all, it may just be a software issue.



hope i helped at least a little

christopher aouate
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